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Certification for Educators Prepared by PDE Approved Preparation Programs

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What are PDE approved preparation programs?

Is there a list of PDE approved preparation programs on your website?

How do I qualify for certification?

What tests do I need to pass to qualify for certification?

When should I take the tests?

How should I send my test scores to PDE?

Does my PDE approved preparation program provider need my test scores?

Do I need to submit separate applications to be certified in more than one subject area?

What documents do I need to submit to complete my application?

Do I need to submit clearance documents to PDE?

Do I need to submit college transcripts to PDE?

May I obtain a temporary certificate while my application is under review?

How do I check the status of my application?

Once my application has been approved, will PDE mail my certificate?

Who should I contact if I have questions regarding the process?